Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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braided necklace
  • unknown maker from the United States
  • braided necklace, late 1800s–1975
  • Where object was made: United States
  • beads, braiding
  • Object Length: 105 cm
    Object Length: 41 5/16 in
  • Gift from the Menninger Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 2007.1543

This is a very long necklace of multiple braided strands of light blue and white. A single tassel of beaded loops is white at the top and light blue at the bottom with a single white bead at the bottom of each loop.